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1200 Bicycles Create Cavern at Taipei Art Museum

A crystalline sculpture of 1200 suspended bicycles stretches from floor to ceiling at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum, seats and pedals removed, the frames welded together into one massive structure. This installation is the work of artist Ai Weiwei as part of an exhibit entitled “Ai Weiwei, Absent.” Named by the British magazine Art Review [...]
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Artist Creates Towering 20-Foot Sculpture Suspended from NOMA's Century-Old Ceiling

Arts : Artdaily (3 years ago)

NEW ORLEANS, LA.- This summer, the New Orleans Museum of Art unveiled a new large scale, site-specific installation by the internationally renowned artist Swoon. This installation, entitled Thalassa, is named for and inspired by the... Read Post

The Daily Frame

Arts : Art Beat (3 years ago)

A man admires "Forever Bicycles," a piece by Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei, at the Taipei Fine Art Museum. "Ai Weiwei Absent" opened last weekend and features installations, photography, sculptures and videos. Photo by Sam Yeh ... Read Post

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Arts : Hyperallergic (yesterday)

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